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Stellar fall leads to first ever invite to Bowdoin Invitational

Stellar fall leads to first ever invite to Bowdoin Invitational

Women’s tennis closed out their season this weekend in Brunswick, ME at the Bowdoin Invitational. The annual tournament features teams from the Intercollegiate Tennis Association (ITA), featuring a number of NESCAC teams as well as others from around the northeast. The Bowdoin Invitational includes both singles and doubles matches, completing a full two days of tennis. The singles draw was […]

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Cross Country members work together to keep coach

Cross Country members work together to keep coach

In late July, members of the college’s cross-country team received an email from the administration that Jared Beers `01 would no longer be serving as their coach for the winter and spring track seasons. Instead, Beers would hold an administrative position in which he would not interact with or train students. Almost immediately, over 20 students replied to this email […]

Your weekend recap with the Colby Mules

Your weekend recap with the Colby Mules

Volleyball It was a tough weekend for the volleyball team as they continued to struggle this season. The Mules’ first of two games was on Friday, playing at Williams against the Ephs. Colby lost this one 3–0 after getting down early in each of the three sets. In the first set they were beaten 25–9. The final score in the […]

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Field Hockey falls to Williams in close game

Field Hockey falls to Williams in close game

The 17th nationally ranked Colby Mules fell to 11th ranked Williams Ephs on homecoming weekend this Saturday. Colby is now 6-2 on the season, 4-2 in conference, while Williams is 9-1 on the season and 6-1 in conference. Both teams got off to scorching starts to their seasons and the matchup should have been a close one. Colby was riding […]

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Homecoming Weekend Sports Recap

Homecoming Weekend Sports Recap

Over the Homecoming weekend Colby athletics saw some mixed success overall.  Cross Country  To start off the weekend, Colby Cross Country hosted the Maine State cross country meet at Quarry Road, one of the more difficult routes in the state. Despite the fact that both the men and women’s teams were each missing one of their top runners, Colby finished […]

Your weekend recap with the Colby College Mule

Your weekend recap with the Colby College Mule

Men’s Tennis Colby College hosted the Division III regional tennis tournament over the weekend. Jan Wenger `23 grabbed an easy two set victory over a Springfield College single before battling the Brandeis third-seeder. In an intense match, Wenger fell with a score of 7-5, 3-6, 6-7. Scott Altmeyer `20 played singles as well, but he was knocked out in the […]

The Cheap Seats

The Cheap Seats

*Prior to the start of the interview Ethan vanderWilden: Hey, before we start could we turn  this into a dual cheap seat with Alan like when Chad  Ochocinco did one with Terrell Owens?  Echo: Sure, why not. So how did you both first get into  ultimate frisbee?  vanderWilden: Well, we were both together when we  signed up on the email […]

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Weekend recap: cross country triumphs, volleyball and football fall

Weekend recap: cross country triumphs, volleyball and football fall

The Colby cross country teams travelled to Bowdoin on September 21st. The men’s cross country team was able to take home first place with an overall time of 2:13:20 in the 8000 meters. The Mules dominated the podium with Ewan Frick `22 landing fourth, Collins Kibet `22 third, Tyler Morris `23 second and with Eli Decker `20 winning the race. […]

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Colby Soccer’s hard fought weekend

Colby Soccer’s hard fought weekend

It was a tough weekend on the road for men’s and women’s soccer, totalling three loses and a tie over four games. The men had a three game win streak heading into Saturday’s matchup against Tufts, while the women only had a single loss. The men’s first game was doomed from the start, as the #1 NCAA Division III Jumbos […]

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Rugby triumphs over UMaine Farmington

Rugby triumphs over UMaine Farmington

On Saturday, Sept 21, the Colby Men’s Rugby Club took on UMaine Farmington at home. Traditionally, the UMF–Colby rivalry has been potent, both representing the two best clubs in Maine rugby. In years past, however, Colby hasn’t come up on top. Two years ago, the game ended in heartbreak as UMF scrambled together two last second tries to take the […]